Don Carroll is an author and spiritual director. His writing includes non-fiction, fiction, and contemplative work. Don received his undergraduate degree from Davidson College. He has a Masters of Philosophy from the University of Dundee in Scotland and he received his law degree with honors from the University of Virginia. He holds a MFA in writing from Vermont College.
“Any lawyer or judge struggling with addiction, depression, and other problems-or assisting those who are-must read the wise and instructive book.”
– Judge Carl Horn, author of Fourth Circuit Criminal Handbook and Lawyer Life: Finding a Life and a Higher Calling in the Practice of Law
“As a lawyer speaking to other lawyers, Don Carroll provides a simple, straightforward, and very wise primer about addiction.”
– Stephanie Brown, PH.D., author of A Place Called Self: Women, Sobriety, and Radical Transformation and director of the Addictions Institute, Menlo Park, California
“This book is a gift of guidance and inspiration to lawyers seeking healing from addiction and depression and to those offering help.”
– Al J. Mooney, M.D., coauthor of The Recovery Book.
“Don Caroll provides a wealth of information regarding impairment and recovery, while never losing sight of the human side of the equation.”
– Michael Cohen, executive director of Florida Lawyers Assistance, Inc., and member of the Florida Bar Standing Committee on Professionalism.